Apply to be an Exchange Student at Mount Allison 

1. Contact the International Centre at your home university
Your first point of contact when applying to come to Mount Allison as an exchange student should be the International Office at your home university. So, if you have not done so yet, please contact your home university for more information about the requirements to come to Mount Allison as an exchange student.  The International Office at your home university will need to send an email to studyabroad@mta.ca with the following information about you: full name, email address, date of birth, academic program of study, and term(s) you plan to come to Mount Allison.  Nominations should be received before April 15 for the fall term and September 15 for the winter term.   

2. Complete the Application Form 
The application form can be found here. Once completed, it should be scanned and sent to studyabroad@mta.ca.   Applications can be received either from the student or from the home university's International Office.  
Please note that the deadlines to receive completed applications are as follows: 
       Fall Term (September - December) = May 15
       Winter Term (January - April) = October 15

3. Submit Additional Documents
In addition to the application, you will also need to submit the following:

  • Official Transcript from your home university
  • Copy of your birth certificate or passport
  • Proof of English language proficiency (only if applicable)
    If your first language is not English, you will also need to submit a copy of your English language proficiency test. For more information, see Mount Allison's English language proficiency requirements.
    Note: If your first language is not English but you have been studying at one of our partner universities who primarily language of instruction is English, you do not need to show proof of English language proficiency.  

4. Confirm your acceptance
Once you have received an acceptance letter from Mount Allison University for your exchange, you must do the following to confirm your acceptance: 

  • Send an e-mail to rwalker@mta.ca expressing your confirmation.
  • Pay the $100 registration deposit to Mount Allison. Exchange students can pay this fee through flywire

5. Apply for residence
Once you receive your acceptance letter from Mount Allison and confirm your acceptance by paying the $100 registration deposit, you will then be able to apply for residence if you wish to live on-campus via the university's online portal: CONNECT@MTA. Check out the 8 university residences here!